Kupwara Encounter
Representational Image

Srinagar: Army on Saturday said that five militants died in the ongoing encounter in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district.

“Two brave personnel of the Indian Army were killed in an encounter in Kupwara district of Jammu & Kashmir today,” a Srinagar-based Defence spokesperson said.

The two Army personnel were identified as Naik Shinde Shankar Chandrabhan and Gunner Sahadev Maruti More. “As per latest inputs, five militants have been killed and operations are still in progress,” the spokesperson said.

ALSO READ
Attack on BJP leader in Ganderbal: Charge sheet filed against ‘militant associates’

The Army spokesperson said that they also have recovered five bodies of militants.

When contacted, the J&K Police spokesperson for their version of Kupwara ‘encounter’, said, “We don’t have any information yet. Talk to the Army for the details.”

Editor's Note

The Kashmir Pulse is now on Google News. Get latest news updates by subscribing to our Telegram handle or join our WhatsApp Group!

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here